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Melange

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Melange
Melange

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You should know or will learn (tutorials included in the pattern):
  • provisional cast-on on waste yarn
  • knit into front and back of stitch (increasing one)
  • short rows, wrap and turn method
  • jenys surprisingly stretchy bind-off

Pattern Description:

Face the upcoming winter days with a touch of elegance and warmth. Melange(tm)s beautiful wing-like shape drapes naturally around the neck with no bulkiness, only the perfect amount of fabric to fend off the cold.

The shawl is worked top down, from the centre out. Increases and short rows form the dramatic wings.

Using just two skeins of Zitron Filisilk, you(tm)ll have enough yarn left over to knit the Mocca cowl, Melange(tm)s whimsical counterpart.

Gauge:

19 stitches and 27.5 ridges (55 rows) = 10 cm (4 in) with US#6/4 mm needle, in garter st (= knit all rows)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • length: 218 cm (86 in)
  • width at centre: 29 cm (11.5 in)
  • maximal width: 35.5 (14 in)

Materials:

  • US#6/4 mm circular needle, 150 cm (59 in)

You Will Also Need:

  • 8 stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

565 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Zitron Filisilk

Colorway:

3008 (coffee) + 3031 (dark anthracite)


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About the designer

My name is Jana Huck. I live in Luebeck, Germany. I started knitting when I searched for something that I still could do while being sick and it has become a passion. I almost started designing right ...

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